Aston Martin DB6 combo

Aston Martin DB6 combo

Aston Martin DB6 (1965 – 1970)

Superleggera (Italian: "super light") is an automobile construction technology developed by Carrozzeria Touring, Italy. The construction method was primarily based on the use of ‘Duraluminium’, which originated from the zeppelin industry before World War I.

e n g i n e :
286 PS at 5,500 rpm / Vantage 330 PS at 5,750 rpm
4-litre (3’995 cc) twin-overhead camshaft [dohc] in-line six-cylinder with triple SU [Smith’s Union] carb (designed by the legendary Tadek Marek).

Final development phases relied upon DB5 chassis, suitably lengthened and titled MP 219, with rear spoiler and abbreviated Kammback tail.

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Posted by Transaxle (alias Toprope) on 2011-01-03 16:38:28

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Aston Martin DB6 Superleggera

Aston Martin DB6 Superleggera

Aston Martin DB6 (1965 – 1970) kammtail

Superleggera (Italian: "super light") is an automobile construction technology developed by Carrozzeria Touring, Italy. The construction method was primarily based on the use of ‘Duraluminium’, which originated from the zeppelin industry before World War I.

e n g i n e :
286 PS at 5,500 rpm / Vantage 330 PS at 5,750 rpm
4-litre (3’995 cc) twin-overhead camshaft [dohc] in-line six-cylinder with triple SU [Smith’s Union] carb (designed by the legendary Tadek Marek).

Final development phases relied upon DB5 chassis, suitably lengthened and titled MP 219, with rear spoiler and abbreviated Kammback tail.

source: en.wikipedia.org

Posted by Transaxle (alias Toprope) on 2011-01-03 16:41:29

Tagged: , AM , Aston , Martin , DB6 , superleggera , super light , carrozzeria touring , touring , duraluminium , zeppelin industry , 4-litre , twin-overhead , twin-overhead camshaft , dohc , in-line six-cylinder , 6-cylinder , … Read More

S for Attractive

S for Sexy

The V12 Vantage S is just one of my favorite cars. So happy I obtained to see just one very last month! What an absolutely fantastic auto.

Posted by Lamboshane on 2014-07-12 22:eleven:fifty three

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De Havilland DH98 Mosquito (1941) and Aston Martin Ulster Roadster (1936)

De Havilland DH98 Mosquito (1941) and Aston Martin Ulster Roadster (1936)

The de Havilland DH.98 Mosquito was a British multi-job beat plane with a two-gentleman crew that served for the duration of and soon after the Next Entire world War. It was a person of few operational front-line plane of the period constructed just about totally of wood and was nicknamed “The Wood Question”. The Mosquito was also acknowledged affectionately as the “Mossie” to its crews. Originally conceived as an unarmed quick bomber, the Mosquito was adapted to roles including small to medium-altitude daytime tactical bomber, high-altitude evening bomber, pathfinder, day or evening fighter, fighter-bomber, intruder, maritime strike plane, and quick photo-reconnaissance plane. It was also applied by the British Overseas Airways Corporation (BOAC) as a quick transport to have little high-benefit cargoes to, and from, neutral nations, by way of enemy-managed airspace.

When the Mosquito started creation in 1941, it was a person of the swiftest operational plane in the … Read More